Tourists frolick on the beach once again at Magen’s Bay. Governor Kenneth Mapp and the Department of Tourism celebrate the grand reopening of Magen’s Bay with Royal Caribbean staff and CEO and Chairman Richard Fain. Magen’s Bay. St. Thomas, VI. 7 December 2017. © Aisha-Zakiya Boyd

Editor’s Note: This is an open letter to the 33rd Legislature.

The Magens Bay Authority has been a great steward of Magens Bay, protecting its resources for visitors and residents to enjoy for this and future generations. This includes the care and cleaning of Drake’s Seat, one of our most popular scenic vistas for locals and tourists alike.